Having done my cave training
in northern Florida, I came to the Riviera Maya in the Yucatan
Peninsula of Mexico to dive the incredible underwater cave formations
of this region. I am an instructor for UTD (Cave Diver and cave
specialties - Cave DPV, Stage, Advanced Sidemount) and NSS-CDS (Full Cave) and, when not guiding certified
cave divers or teaching, I dive for fun in the cave systems of the
I decided to pursue my
instructor rating with the NSS-CDS, which required a two year period of
internship assisting other instructors so as to gain experience. I was mentored by some of the best cave
instructors and explorers of the Riviera Maya and Florida. I then studied and trained to become a UTD instructor,
again no easy shortcuts!
There are certainly easier and faster ways of
becoming a cave instructor, but I wanted to be fully prepared for the
demands of teaching cave diving at the highest levels.
- WHY CHOOSE US
ourselves are demanding diving customers when we choose to travel, so
we think we know what divers want when they come here. We try to make
all aspects of your vacation as enjoyable and hassle-free as possible.
Born in England, I spent most of my life in Italy, working in
international trade finance. While living in Europe, I actively pursued
deep air diving in the lakes of northern Italy and wreck diving in the